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Operation Backpack

Operation Backpack

 

Back-to-school shopping is extremely difficult for parents  who are poor, homeless or at-risk of becoming homeless. Yet they still need to provide supplies for their children to have a successful school year. Operation Backpack provides these  children with essential tools for a new school year and you can help! We need donations for all grades, particularly high school students who need larger backpacks and more costly supplies like scientific calculators. You can make a difference in the lives of Massachusetts children in need!

Donating is easy!
Step 1: Download the supply list using the link below.
Step 2: Share the list at your workplace, school, or church and collect the donations.
               OR purchase the items on the list yourself.
Step 3: Deliver the backpacks and supplies to the address below by August 8th.
Step 4: We distribute the backpacks to our clients who need them.

Volunteers of America Massachusetts
441 Centre Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

get the supply list

For more information, contact us at 617-390-0236 or info@voamass.org

Our quick, easy process gets you the MOST for your car - and your donation STAYS local.


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